Dan and Mary Lou Slattery of Bayside Court planned to celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a party hosted by their children and a trip to Cancun.
Mr. Slattery and the former Mary Lou Sundrup were married Aug. 28, 1976, in Cincinnati, by the Rev. Benjamin Roebel.
Mr. Slattery is retired from Morgan Foods and Mrs. Slattery is a homemaker.
The couple have three children, Erin (Rick) Parks, Maureen (Nick) Felicelli and Brian (Kelly) Slattery. They also have eight grandchildren.